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ISRO Chairman S Somanath selected for TMA Award-2022

Thiruvananthapuram, May 31 (UNI) ISRO Chairman S Somanath has been selected for Trivandrum Management Association (TMA) Management Leadership Award 2022 for his sterling contributions to India’s space programme and infusing a new dynamism in its futuristic projects.
Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan will present the award to Somanath, who is also Secretary, Department of Space, Government of India, at the inaugural function of the annual management convention, TRIMA 2022, to be held on June 10 at Hotel ‘O by Tamara’ in the state capital.
An aerospace engineer, Somanath also served as the Director of Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (VSSC), Thiruvananthapuram, and Director of Liquid Propulsion Systems Centre, Thiruvananthapuram. As the ISRO Chairman, he is overseeing the projects like testing a scaled-down version of 'Reusable Launch Vehicle' (RLV) or the 'Swadeshi Space Shuttle' besides executing futuristic concepts like having a human colony on Venus planet.
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Row flares up in Karnataka after Christian school flings rakhis into dustbin

12 Aug 2022 | 10:58 PM

Mangaluru, Aug 12 (UNI) A controversy flared up after Christian missionary school flinged Rakhis in dustbin enraging the parents who stormed on the premises along with a few Hindu activists, questioning the action on Friday.

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Enrollment under Calves Adoption programme 'Govardhani' begins

12 Aug 2022 | 10:12 PM

Thiruvananthapuram, August 12 (UNI) Enrollment under the Calves Adoption programme, ‘Govardhani’, for 2022-23 has begun in Thiruvananthapuram Regional Cooperative Milk Producers Union (TRCMPU) of Milma.

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Special Officer to be appointed to monitor functioning of govt schools

12 Aug 2022 | 9:52 PM

Vijayawada, Aug 12 (UNI) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy has said that a Special Officer should be appointed to monitor the functioning of the schools and ensure internet facilities to all schools besides taking steps to procure tabs to be distributed and start work on the digitalisation of class rooms.

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Black Tea ability to limit replication of SARS-CoV-2 Coronavirus: CCMB-IHBT joint study

12 Aug 2022 | 9:51 PM

Hyderabad, Aug 12 (UNI) Black tea not only has impact on holistic health but also can limit the ability of SARS-CoV-2 virus to replicate, according to a joint study conducted by researchers from Hyderabad-based Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB) and Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology (IHBT), Himachal Pradesh.

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Telangana Social Welfare Residential Students Secure Top Ranks in Open Category in EAMCET 2022

12 Aug 2022 | 9:47 PM

Hyderabad, Aug 12 (UNI) Telangana Social Welfare Residential Educational Institutions (TSWREIS) students once again shined in TS EAMCET, results released here on Friday and secured top ranks in open category both in medical and engineering streams.

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